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From Andrzej Bialecki ...@getopt.org>
Subject Re: Tree based BitSet (aka IntegerSet, DocSet...)
Date Sat, 28 Jan 2006 23:27:10 GMT
Paul Smith wrote:
>>
>> Unfortunately, the license distributed with the JAR (which we must 
>> assume takes precedence over whatever is stated on the web pages) is 
>> much more restrictive, it's the Java Research License, which 
>> specifically disallows any commercial use. So, short of 
>> reimplementing it from scratch it's of no use except for academic 
>> study. Pity.
>
> Would that preclude re-implementing the same algorithm in new source 
> code?  I'm not clear on whether that violates the license.

No, I'm pretty sure it wouldn't, so long as you don't look at this code, 
lest you become "tainted" ... ;-)

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Best regards,
Andrzej Bialecki     <><
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